Job Description:About the Role & Team
Through innovative storytelling and a culture of collaboration, Disney Live Entertainment creates, produces, and delivers remarkable and engaging entertainment experiences. From the intimate to the spectacular, our work can be seen at Disney theme parks, resort hotels, cruise ships, and other locations the world over. This diverse team - representing a wide variety of disciplines and talents from technical directors, writers, and lighting designers to choreographers, cosmetologists, and music producers - brings magical worlds to life through technical expertise, performance excellence, incomparable ingenuity, unparalleled spectacle... and a dash of pixie dust.
As a Creative Concept Artist & Illustrator, you will collaborate on live entertainment concepts with the art of visual storytelling via Illustration, fine art, and graphic design. This dynamic art team has helped create some of the most spectacular visual storytelling for some of the world's greatest Characters and the worlds they live in.
This is a casual temporary/seasonal role and will report to the Principal Art Director
What You Will Do
Demonstrate excellent visual storytelling skills using several visual methods - quick sketch, storyboards, mood boards, environments, character sketches, full illustration, and fine art digital paintingWork independently on assigned projects requiring minimal directionCollaborate and interact with internal partners such as Art Directors, Show Directors, Walt Disney Imagineering, and MarketingSupport design efforts for non-entertainment partners from different lines of business across The Walt Disney CompanyBuild and develop relationships with clients, vendors, and other supporting departmentsWork on all levels of projects from intimate to spectacular in scaleGive feedback on the labor required to complete a projectRequired Qualifications & Skills
3+ years of experience working in a design, fine arts, or animation fieldOutstanding ability and skill in hand drawing and sketchingExcellent command of a variety of art styles, from line art to full illustrationStrong understanding of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop)Outstanding knowledge of Disney characters, ensuring that all character artwork is on-model and brand-appropriateProven dedication to staying current with industry trendsWillingness to work flexible hours - nights, weekends, holidaysPreferred Qualifications
Modeling experience in 3D design toolsProven experience in animation and character designProficiency in other languages is a plusEducation
High school diploma or equivalent
Benefits and Perks: We offer a rewards package to help you live your best life. This includes health and savings benefits, educational opportunities, and special extras that only Disney can provide. Learn more about benefits and perks at https://jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits
Job Posting Segment:Disney Live Entertainment
Job Posting Primary Business:Walt Disney World (WDI)
Primary Job Posting Category:Entertainment-Art Direction
Employment Type:Part time
Primary City, State, Region, Postal Code:Kissimmee, FL, USA
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